Maya has worked in the field of landscape architecture since 2001, and has extensive experience with landscape design and project management. She has worked on numerous recreational and educational spaces for children, including green schoolyards, community parks, and childcare centers. She has also served as a designer and project manager on many multi-family residential projects. Maya is experienced with a broad range of project types, including individual sites and a city-wide parks master plan. A native of Japan, Maya first lived in the United States as a child, and returned here as an adult to pursue a career in landscape architecture.
University of California, Berkeley, CA. Certificate in Landscape Architecture, 2001
Konan Women’s University, Kobe, Japan. B.A., 1991
Miller Company Landscape Architects. Landscape Designer, 2007 - Present
Robert La Rocca & Associates. Landscape Designer and Project Manager, 2004 - 2007
Ripley Design Group. Landscape Designer/Draftperson, 2001 - 2004
Itochu Corporation, Osaka, Japan. Business Administrator, 1991 - 1998
Volunteer, Friends of the Urban Forest, San Francisco, CA